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Writers Present Series

Writers Present: Paolo Bacigalupi - The Water Knife

Monday, April 18 at 7:00 pm
Council Chamber at City Hall
200 Civic Center, Mission Viejo
Presentation and Book Sales
 Paolo Bacigalupi

Paolo Bacigalupi - The Water Knife CoverJoin bestselling and award winning author Paolo Bacigalupi, author of The Windup Girl, as he discusses his latest book, The Water Knife. The Water Knife delivers a near-future thriller that casts new light on how we live today—and what may be in store for us tomorrow.

Paolo Bacigalupi is a Hugo, Nebula, and Michael L. Printz Award winner, as well as a National Book Award finalist. He is also a winner of the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, the John W. Campbell Award, and a three-time winner of the Locus Award. His short fiction has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, and High Country News. He lives with his wife and son in western Colorado, where he is working on a new novel.

Books will be available for purchase at the event from our partner bookstore Mysterious Galaxy. Books purchased onsite will receive priority book signing. Buying books at the event is a great way to support the author programs and keep them free.

To RSVP for this free event please register online, via email at, or by phone at 949/830-7100, ext. 5105. If registering by email or phone please be sure to include your name, e-mail address, and number in your party.